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hangfire

[′haŋ‚fīr]
(engineering)
Delay in the explosion of a charge.
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You may have a hangfire (delayed ignition) on your hands.
Out today, the 50-strong list features a very strong contingent from South Wales including Hangfire Smokehouse founders Samantha Evans and Shauna Guinn; singer, actress and outspoken anti-austerity champion Charlotte Church and Dilys Price, the skydiving pensioner who founded the charity Touch Trust.
For obvious reasons it won't be possible to tell whether it's a misfire or a hangfire right off the bat.
Old amino can hangfire, which isn't too dangerous in a bolt-action rifle, but can be very dangerous in a machine gun.
These products include Gun Control Units for the Apache Helicopter and Hangfire Override Modules for all Boeing derived Chain- Gun cannons and various ordnance related firing controls, cabling and test equipment.
The capital's dining establishments seem to be veering away from tapas lately, with the closure of Pica Pica being a real sign of changing fashions and the rise of 'dirty food' - that is, American BBQ and 'down home' Southern-style, like the Hangfire Smokehouse pop-up, The Smokehouse in Pontcanna and Pica Pica replacement Feather and Bone.
Speaking of pop, Cardiff 's food scene's answer to Thelma and Louise, aka Sam and Shauna from Hangfire Smokehouse, just launched Triple Soda with Cardiff 's pre-eminent independent, Pipes Brewery, running since 2008.
Dusty Knuckle Pizza, Dirty Bird fried chicken, Pipes beer, and BBC award-winning Hangfire Smokehouse are just some of the local legends down there.
Acclaimed eateries such as Hokkei, the Asian food sensation spearheaded by Masterchef finalists Larkin Cen and Dale Williams, celebrated curry house Purple Poppadom, controversial buttermilk-fried chicken vendor Dirtybird, the award-winning Hangfire Smokehouse and British Street Food trophy recipient Pembroke Beach Food Company will be on hand to serve up some mouthwatering delicacies.
11 percussion caps produced 100 percent ignition without a hint of a hangfire from first to last shot, which included 54 firings.
Hangfire Smoke House One of Cardiff's most exciting pop-ups, the Llantwit Major-based duo of Samantha Evans and Shauna Guinn have had thrilling residencies everywhere from The Landsdown in Canton to The Pilot in Penarth.
Hangfire Smokehouse is to unveil a collaborative beer with Mid Walesbased Waen Brewery at forthcoming events at Cardiff's Brewdog Bar on Westgate Street.